Introduction

Nathan achieved gold at the IPC Shooting World Cup 2011.  He competed in the 2008 Beijing Paralympic Games and the London 2012 Paralympics.

Profile

Date of birth: 10 May 1987

Borough/District: Canterbury

Club: Swalecliffe & District Target Shooting Club

Current ranking: England – No. 1, World – No. 12 prone, No. 13 standing

Career highlights

  • 2012: 10th place in Qualification for the Men’s R1 10m Air Rifle Standing-SH1 and 11th place in qualification for the Men’s R3 10m Air Rifle Prone-SH1
  • 2012: Selected for the ParalympicsGB shooting team
  • 2012: Gold medal in the R1 10m Air Rifle Standing Men SH1 and 5th place in the R3 10m Air Rifle Prone Mixed SH1: 5th held at the IPC Shooting World Cup, held in Szczecin, Poland
  • 2011: Bronze and Silver medals in individual and gold and silver in the team event at the IPC Shooting World Cup held in fort Benning, USA
  • 2011: Gold medal in the SH1 Men’s Air Rifle standing competition at the IPC International Shooting competition held at Stoke Mandeville, UK
  • 2011: Silver medal in the R1 10m Air Rifle Standing competition at the IPC Shooting World Cup held in Alicante, Spain
  • 2011: Gold medal in the R1 10m Air Rifle Standing SH1 competition at the IPC Shooting World Cup held in Szczecin, Poland
  • 2011: Gold medal in the FTR 1 – Falling Target Rifle Mixed SH1 at the IPC Shooting World Cup held in Poland
  • 2011: Bronze medal in the R6 50m Rifle Prone Mixed SH1 at the IPC Shooting World Cup held in Sydney, Australia
  • 2010: Gold medal in the R1 10m Air Rifle Standing SH1 competition at the IPC Paralympic Shooting World Cup held at Stoke Mandeville, UK
  • 2010: Team Silver medal in the R3 10m air rifle prone SH1 mixed at the IPC Shooting World Championships held in Zagreb, Croatia
  • 2010: Silver medal in the R6 50m rifle 60 shot prone SH1 mixed event with an International PB score, at the IPC World Cup held in France
  • 2010: Gold medals in the prone and standing events at the British Championships
  • 2009: Gold medal in the team and three individual bronze medals in the Alicante Cup, held in Alicante, Spain
  • 2009: Gold medal in the R1 10m air rifle standing SH1 in Poland
  • 2009: Gold medal at the Canadian Airgun Grand Prix
  • 2009: Gold medal in the team and bronze in the individual events at the IPC Shooting Open Championships Jikji Cup held in Korea
  • 2009: Gold medal in the Falling Target Rifle SH1 mixed competition and silver in the R1 10m air rifle standing SH1 in the Turkish Cup
  • 2009: Bronze medal in the R6 50m Smallbore Rifle 60 shot prone SH1 at the International Hessain Trophy held in Germany
  • 2008: Represented GB at the Beijing Paralympic Games achieving 8th place in the R1 10m Air Rifle Standing Men SH1 and 12th place in the R3 10m Air Rifle Prone Mixed SH1

Photo: Benjamin Toms